Office of Sustainability

Working to improve quality of life in Philadelphia by providing environmental, equity, economic, and health benefits for all.

Office of Sustainability

What we do

The Office of Sustainability (OOS) works with partners around the City to improve quality of life in all Philadelphia neighborhoods, reduce the City’s carbon emissions, and prepare Philadelphia for a hotter, wetter future.

OOS is responsible for implementing Greenworks Philadelphia, the City’s comprehensive sustainability plan, which is made up of eight visions:

  • Accessible food and drinking water
  • Healthy outdoor and indoor air
  • Clean and efficient energy
  • Climate-prepared and carbon-neutral communities
  • Quality natural resources
  • Accessible, affordable, and safe transportation
  • Zero Waste
  • Engaged students, stewards, and workers

Connect

Address
One Parkway Building
1515 Arch St., 13th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Email sustainability@phila.gov

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Events

  • Oct
    20
    Data Analyst Position Information Session
    11:00 am to 12:30 pm
    Digital Event

    Data Analyst Position Information Session

    October 20, 2020
    11:00 am to 12:30 pm, 2 hours
    Digital Event
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    Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability is hiring! Interested in helping the City achieve its municipal energy goals? Attend this virtual information session to learn more about the Data Analyst position in the City’s Energy Office.

    Click here to register to attend.

  • Oct
    22
    Green Building United Sustainability Symposium
    All Day

    Green Building United Sustainability Symposium

    October 22, 2020
    All Day


    Green Building United's Sustainability Symposium is a two-day virtual experience covering cutting edge green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices. Join GBU to celebrate this 10th Annual Conference and hear from experts from across the region and beyond as they discuss their current work, opportunities for social, environmental, and economic impact, and challenges ahead in the sustainability field.

    Click here for details and registration.
  • Oct
    22
    Green Building United Sustainability Symposium
    All Day

    Green Building United Sustainability Symposium

    October 22, 2020
    All Day


    Green Building United's Sustainability Symposium is a two-day virtual experience covering cutting edge green building and sustainability topics and industry best practices. Join GBU to celebrate this 10th Annual Conference and hear from experts from across the region and beyond as they discuss their current work, opportunities for social, environmental, and economic impact, and challenges ahead in the sustainability field.

    Click here for details and registration.

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